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Ancram, New York

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Welcome to Ancram ...

Ancram is located in Columbia County.

Ancram is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Ancram lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for Ancram: 12502<2>

Communities near Ancram ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ancram and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Great Barrington (MA)   [Map]   6,855   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Catskill   [Map]   11,357   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Claverack   [Map]   5,734   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ghent   [Map]   5,164   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hudson   [Map]   6,239   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Red Hook   [Map]   11,220   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ancram.

Communities Also Named Ancram ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ancram - it's located in Nevada.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ancram.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ancram. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ancram. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ancram.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ancram:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ancram ...

Looking for more information about Ancram? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ancram, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ancram.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ancram - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Ancram). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ancram or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ancram) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ancram. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ancram

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ancram. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0505, Longitude: -73.6362     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ancram.

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